Bioinformatician - Immunology

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Job Reference: J5639360
Status: Open to Applications
Updated: 08/07/2024

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Bioinformatician to join a leading Pharmaceutical company based for an initial 12 months. As the Bioinformatician you will be responsible for supporting the progression of therapeutic projects at all stages of clinical development, through the analysis of poly-omic data and the application of appropriate advanced data analytical approaches.

The role can offer hybrid working and would expect you to be on site 1-2 days per week (2-3 days p/w for the first few weeks would be useful).

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Bioinformatician will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. As the Bioinformatician you will work with advanced computational techniques, such as operating in a HPC Unix and Linux environments. Experience with DNAnexus and Nextflow would be an advantage.

2. As the Bioinformatician you will be responsible for preparing, supporting and guiding (leadership where relevant) new target identification, target validation, biomarker discovery and patient stratification through the functional interpretation of omics data and knowledge databases.

3. As the Bioinformatician you will prepare, process and interpret data from omics studies across the portfolio while ensuring long term capture of knowledge. You will also have practical experience working with R.

4. As the Bioinformatician you will have a solid understanding of statistics, data mining, and visualization of biological data types. Experience of pre-processing, integration and analysis of different omic data types (e.g. gene expression, SNP, metabolomic, epigenetic data, etc.). Gene expression would be the most essential

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Bioinformatician we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a Bioinformatics related degree (PhD would be preferred).

2. Proven industry experience working as a Bioinformatician within the immunology therapy area would be an advantage, as well as experience with Bulk RNA Sequencing / DNA Sequencing.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with R programming as well as working within HPC Unix and Linux environments. Experience with DNAnexus and Nextflow would be an advantage.

Key Words: Bioinformatics / Bioinformatician / Senior Bioinformatics / Senior Bioinformatician / Immunology / Immuno-Dematology / R / Python / Computational / Linux / HPC Linux / Unix / DNAnexus / Nextflow / Bulk RNA Sequencing / Omics / Omic data / Genetics / Metabolomics / Proteomics / Gene Expression / Hybrid
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Fabio Roque

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Fabio Roque


Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.
Sectors: Pharmaceutical, Bioprocessing
Skills: Informatics - Bioinformatics, Graduates - Bioinformatics / Cheminformatics, IT Pharma - Computational - Bioinformatics, IT Pharma - Computational - Bioinformatician
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